An international expert group on novel coronavirus pneumonia (NCP), led and established by the World Health Organization (WHO), will be sent to China, according to the WHO Representative Office in China.
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A pioneer force led by expert team leader Dr. Bruce Aylward will arrive in Beijing on Monday evening, Beijing time.
Dr. Aylward is experienced in public health emergencies. The group will include experts in various fields.
Together with Chinese experts, the group will get to learn the NCP in order to guide the global response.
(Compiled by Bao Han)